§ 28A–106. Effects of transfers.
Following a transfer under this chapter:
(1) The structured settlement obligor and the annuity issuer may rely on the court order approving the transfer in redirecting periodic payments to an assignee or transferee in accordance with the order approving the transfer and shall, as to all parties except the transferee or an assignee designated by the transferee, be discharged and released from any and all liability for the redirected periodic payments, regardless of whether any party to the transfer fails to comply with this chapter or with the court order approving the transfer;
(2) The transferee shall be liable to the structured settlement obligor and the annuity issuer:
(A) If the transfer contravenes the terms of the structured settlement for any taxes incurred by the structured settlement obligor or annuity issuer as a consequence of the transfer; and
(B) For any other liabilities or costs, including reasonable costs and attorney's fees, arising from compliance by the structured settlement obligor or annuity issuer with the court order approving the transfer or the failure of any party to the transfer to comply with this chapter;
(3) Neither the annuity issuer nor the structured settlement obligor shall be required to divide any periodic payment between the payee and any transferee or assignee or between 2 or more transferees or assignees; and
(4) Any further transfer by the payee may be made only after compliance with the requirements of this chapter.